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Alex Hartley Insists Slow Burning Welsh Fire Can Rage This Summer In The Hundred

England international and BBC broadcaster Alex Hartley is full of optimism ahead of Welsh Fire's opening match against Birmingham Phoenix at Sophia Gardens on Saturday. The left-arm spinner is making her second appearance in The Hundred tournament, but this season she has swapped her Manchester Originals jersey for Welsh Fire. She insists she has hit the ground running with her new squad, beginning with some team bonding.

Medi Harris Enjoying Superb Double Medal Breakthrough Season . . . And Says, "I'm Just Having Fun"

Medi Harris believes she is growing into her status as a medal-winning international swimmer after backing up her Commonwealth Games bronze medal with a silver at the European Aquatics Championships in Rome. The rising Welsh star combined with Freya Colbert, Lucy Hope, and Freya Anderson to get Britain on the medal table on the opening night in Italy with second place in the women's 4x200m freestyle relay final In their second swim together as a quartet, Colbert, Hope, Harris and Anderson kept themselves in contention for the European title from lane one throughout a thrilling race, before ultimately touching for silver behind the Netherlands. The silver medal follows Harris’s bronze in Birmingham last week in the final of the women’s 100m backstroke.

On Its 30th Anniversary, The Cymru Premier Continues To Divide Opinion

Isaak Davies Will Now Carry A Heavy Load, Admits Cardiff City Boss Steve Morison

Cardiff City boss Steve Morison believes his young striker Isaak Davies was hung out to dry in the recent transfer stalemate with Burnley. A fee of £2.5m was allegedly offered by last season’s Premier League fall guys to Cardiff for the 20-year-old earlier this week and was immediately turned down by the Bluebirds. But Morison believes the way in which the deal was aired in public has left the player with a burden to carry when he returns to action after recovering from a knee injury.

Olivia Breen Inspires Sienna To Dream . . . And Shows The True Value Of Integrating Para Sport At Major Games

Sport, and life in general, is all about standout moments. For many, the singular moment of the Commonwealth Games 2022 involved Welsh athlete Olivia Breen If we are being picky, then three different moments from Breen encapsulated everything that is good about sport.

Adele Ready To One Day Say Hello To Sport Number Three After Wales Games Debut

Adele Nicoll is already an international athlete in two sports, but it would seem a reasonable bet to place on her one day making it a hat-trick. Adele said hello to bobsleigh after first emerging as a talented track and field athlete and she finds trying new sports just as satisfying as winning. The 25-year-old from Welshpool competed for Team Wales at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games in shot put, where her recent rapid progress in the sport enabled her to finish eighth.

Elfyn Evans Frustrated Again After Missing Out On Rally Finland Podium

Elfyn Evans had admitted to more feelings of frustration after reflecting on finishing fourth at Rally Finland. Evans had been fighting for victory until he clipped a rock on Saturday’s penultimate stage – the impact with an inside wheel breaking a damper on his Toyota GR Yaris Rally1 Hybrid. The 50 seconds that he and co-driver Scott Martin lost limping through the day’s final stage (SS18, Vekkula 2) crushed any hopes that they had of repeating last year’s Rally Finland win.

Newport County Boss Insists Carabao Cup Triumph Proves Growing Depth . . . But Cardiff And Swansea Admit To Shockers

Newport County assistant manager Carl Serrant believes his team’s notable EFL Cup win at Luton Town underlines the growing depth in the Exiles’ squad. James Waite scored the late winner as League Two County upset Championship side Luton in the Carabao Cup first round, winning 3-2 at Kenilworth Road. Luton went ahead on 30 minutes courtesy of a stunning 35-yard drive into the top corner by Carlos Mendes Gomes, but were pegged back six minutes later as Lewis Collins equalised.

Aussies, Ozzy, Sun, Fun And Some Golden Memories For Team Wales . . . Thank You, Brum!

The final medal has been awarded, the last anthem played, and some of the temporary venues are already being dismantled. The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games is over and it's on to Victoria, Australia in four year's time. Owen Morgan reflects on what he has seen. Birmingham, you were absolutely bostin'! From the weather to the welcome . . . with a huge dollop of world class sport in between.

Charlotte Carey And Anna Hursey Complete Four Year Journey By Climbing The Podium For Wales

BIRMINGHAM - Comments from Charlotte CAREY (WAL) and Anna HURSEY (WAL) after they beat WONG Xin Ru (SGP) and ZHOU Jingyi (SGP) in the women's doubles bronze medal match at The NEC on Monday. Charlotte CAREY (WAL) - bronze

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Swansea City's Joel Piroe Vows to Keep Scoring . . . As Comparisons To van Nistelrooy and van Persie Persist

By David Williams Joel Piroe is determined to keep scoring and provide Swansea City with the goals that might spark a late charge for promotion to the Premier League. The Dutch striker scored his 20th goal of the season in his club’s 2-1 victory over Derby County at the weekend, which earned the... Read More

Derby County's Wayne Rooney Tells Wales Boss Rob Page To "Get Over" Previous History With Tom Lawrence

Wayne Rooney has urged Wales manager Rob Page to “get over” any personal history with Tom Lawrence and recall Derby County’s captain. Lawrence has not played for Wales for almost a year since Page left him out of the squad for last summer’s delayed Euro finals. Derby manager Rooney –... Read More

To Let Piroe Go, Or Not To Let Go . . . That Is The Question, Admits Swansea City's Russell Martin

Swansea City head coach Russell Martin is bracing himself for a summer spent fighting off interest for the club’s 20-goal striker Joel Piroe. The Dutchman scored two stunning goals in his side’s 2-1 victory over Derby County on Saturday to become the first Swans player since Oli McBurnie three years... Read More

Swansea City Pushing For Historic Treble . . . Three Wins In A Week!

Swansea City have set themselves a new target a week on from making history in the south Wales derby - winning three games in a week for the first time under Russell Martin. The 4-0 win at Cardiff City Stadium last weekend allowed Martin’s men to claim the first league... Read More

Steve Morison Insists One-Year Deal Is Fine For Him At Cardiff City . . . And Admits A Long Term Future Will Be All About Results

By Haydn Evans Steve Morison insists he is not worried about the short-term nature of his contract extension announced by Cardiff City. The Bluebirds manager has been given a one-year extension to his current deal, which was due to expire at the end of the season. Morison has been in charge since October,... Read More

Steve Morison Aims To Ruin Wayne Rooney’s Great Escape As Cardiff City Prepare To Block The Route For Derby County

By Haydn Evans Cardiff City manager Steve Morison has commended the job England legend Wayne Rooney has done in bringing troubled Derby County back into the fight for Championship survival. But Morison says Rams will be met with "the same attitude" of defiance when they set foot onto the Cardiff City Stadium... Read More
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